India’s science body signs deal with MeadWestvaco

March 3rd, 2008 - 9:08 pm ICT by admin  


Mumbai, March 3 (IANS) India’s leading scientific research organisation Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has inked an agreement with global packaging solutions major MeadWestvaco Corp (MWV) for developing and packaging applications in consumer, agriculture and transportation sectors. After signing the umbrella agreement for research and development collaboration, S.K. Brahmachari, director general of CSIR, said research partnership would address critical areas in the sponsored research projects in the applications of packaging.

John A. Luke (Jr), chairman and chief executive officer of MWV, said: “The packaging industry and several brand owners are facing critical problems and we are eager to begin work with CSIR and its institutes.”

According to an official communiqu

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